Art and Conversation

Friday, May 30, 2003
Material Presence and the Real World in the Wattis Exhibition

Date + Time

Friday, May 30, 2003
12:30 p.m.

Location

Koret Visitor Education Center

Overview

From Marcel Duchamp's Fountain to Gordon Matta-Clark's Splitting: Four Corners, modern artists have experimented with new materials to expand the form and content of their work. This slide lecture and exhibition tour focuses on how nontraditional, real-world materials were used to create many of the landmark works in Treasures of Modern Art.

Free with Museum admission. Seating is limited.

Participants

John S. Weber, Leanne and George Roberts Curator of Education Public Programs, SFMOMA